Archive for February 18th, 2008

Lunar Eclipse Wednesday

Finally, a lunar eclipse visible from America during a convenient time! We have a total lunar eclipse this Wednesday evening (February 20th) which should turn the moon red as Earth’s shadow passes over it. Maximum ec...

http://www.neatorama.com/2008/02/18/lunar-eclipse-wednesday/

Teenager with Four Kidneys

18-year-old Laura Moon recently found out she has four naturally occurring kidneys in her body! The condition is rare but not unheard of. She only found out when she had a medical scan after a car wreck. Laura wants to d...

http://www.neatorama.com/2008/02/18/teenager-with-four-kidneys/

Music from Windows

(YouTube link) This song was created entirely from music and sound effects found in Windows XP and Windows 98. After the song ends, there’s a look at some of the individual sounds used. The YouTube page contains lin...

http://www.neatorama.com/2008/02/18/music-from-windows/

Seven Deadly Delicacies

You’ve probably heard of Fugu, or Pufferfish, a delicacy that may kill you if it’s not prepared by an expert. It’s not the only food that may kill you! People eat other animals and plants that contain poison, or...

http://www.neatorama.com/2008/02/18/seven-deadly-delicacies/

Evolution of Car Logos

This article should come in handy for the next time you're stuck in traffic: have you ever wondered why the Audi in front of you has a logo of four interlocked rings? Did you know that the Cadillac emblem was inspired by...

http://www.neatorama.com/2008/02/18/evolution-of-car-logos/

Gecko Begs Bug for Dinner

Here's another cool tidbit of fact from the BBC Series Life in Cold Blood by David Attenborough: a gecko that begs a sap-sucking insect for some honeydew!The day gecko, which lives in the forests of Madagascar, has b...

http://www.neatorama.com/2008/02/18/gecko-begs-bug-for-dinner/

Seamour Sheep Lamp

I <3 this "Seamour Sheep Illuminative" lamp from Crazy Label and Metin Seven! The limited edition vinyl toy/lamp is USB-powered - maybe they'll make Marty the mole next!http://lab.mimoco.com/index.asp?PageAc...

http://www.neatorama.com/2008/02/18/seamour-sheep-lamp/

The Interrogator

The Interrogator is a short comedy film by The Ramsey Brothers about one man's quest to find out the identity of Batman. The final "test" is at the end ...Starring Stephen Hebert as Gilbert Harvey and John Rams...

http://www.neatorama.com/2008/02/18/the-interrogator/

Squirrel vs. Penguin Dueling Banjos

This Squirrel vs. Penguin dueling banjos animation - complete with Boss Hog, General Lee and running pigs - is more fun than I thought it would be! I was going to ask why squirrel and penguin, but it would be completely...

http://www.neatorama.com/2008/02/18/squirrel-vs-penguin-dueling-banjos/

Science Tattoo Blog

Since Carl Zimmer of The Loom began collecting science tattoos, we’ve featured several on Neatorama (here, here, and here). He’s collected so many that he moved them out of Flickr and launched a new site called Carl...

http://www.neatorama.com/2008/02/18/science-tattoo-blog/




X

This website uses cookies.

This website uses cookies to improve user experience. By using this website you consent to all cookies in accordance with our Privacy Policy.

I agree
 
Learn More